CONCERTS

2018/19 Performance Project

BLOOD ORCHID
Currently, Barbara is working on a new project for the 2018/19 seasons titled:
“Blood Orchid: Songs of Earth and Space”

 

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2015/2017 CONCERT TOUR
Barbara’s concert, “My Canada – Singing the Soul of a Country,”  was a long-term musical project that celebrated Canada’s 150th birthday with concerts, video & sound recordings, writing, social media sharing & collaborations with various Canadian artists.

Lewis performed songs by songwriters such as Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Paul Dubois, Raymond Levesque, Stompin’ Tom Connors and many more.
Read The Montrealer” article about this show here. 
Listen to several newly recorded songs from this growing “My Canada” collection here: Leonard Cohen’s “Suzanne”,  Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now.”   

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Barbara often sings “INTIMO” concerts – intimate events where the audience sits close to the singer and the music is poetic and emotionally rich. It is a powerful experience. Her three salon concerts:
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 Passionate Heart Love song to Joni Mitchell & Leonard Cohen
My Canada, Singing the Soul of a Country – All Canadian Song line up
* A Peaceful Christmas Eve, with a little bit of spice! – Seasonal songs in several languages.
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NEXT PERFORMANCE IN CANADA!
December 7th – 5-7PM, 2017 – $25 – “Christmikah Concert”
Christmas music 
with a few Chanukah songs as well! At the University Club of Montreal
2047 Mansfield St, Montreal, QC H3A 1Y7
For information and to reserve your place:  514-288-0201
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November 7 – 7PM/2017/ Montreal Fundraiser
presented by the MUHC Foundation at The Rialto Theatre.
More information here.

March 2017/ Mexico & Ecuador

December 13 – 2016  Montreal – ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT 
at the University Club of Montreal –  This concert is open to a limited number of non-members. Call 514-288-0201

December 12- 2016  Montreal –
InterNations Christmas Event

December 6 – 2016  Montreal – Women’s Arts Society 

November 22  Montreal –  11:00 AM –  St. Michael’s Mission Concert  (Montreal)

October 22 – 2016  Montreal –  7:30PM – St. Columba Concert Series  – Get tickets at the door. Limited Seating.

September 26th – 2016  Montreal – Private Concert

September 24th – 2016
– Montreal – 12:30 Arts Alive Celebration on the West Island.  At the James Rennie Auditorium, Montreal West.

September 15 – 2016 – Atwater Library – 12:30  Montreal – FREE Noon Time Concert Series
Read “The Montrealer” article about Barbara’s  new MY CANADA show here!

August 21 • Montreal – Private Concert
June – 2016  Montreal –
Barbara and group record several new songs for the “My Canada” collection.
May 15 – 2016 • Ottawa – Barbara and group perform at the Canadian Tulip Festival in Ottawa.
April 6th – 2016   Montreal – University Club Of Montreal – Join us for the launch of “My Canada – Singing the Soul of a Country.”
December 2 – 2015 • Montreal – Join Barbara for her annual Christmas concert at the University Club Of Montreal.
October 21 – 2015 • Montreal – Barbara will perform at the very upscale boutique Catherine Malandrino (1472 Sherbrooke West) in Montreal. 5:30 – 8:30PM
September 26th – 2015  7:30PM  Barbara sings for 100 THOUSAND POETS 4 CHANGE  KAFEIN BAR 1429a Bishop Street, Montreal
July- 2015 
Barbara performs for private fundraisers in Montreal, Que.
May – JUNE, 2015  Barbara is recording songs for her new show “My Canada – Singing the Soul of a Country” in Montreal. Stay tuned! Listen to a sneak preview of a recording-in-progress: Both Sides Now.

April 17, 2015  7:30 Ottawa – Shenkman Arts Centre – full information here.
February/March – 2015  Barbara is working on a recording project (Passionate Heart Songs) at Boutique de son, Montreal.
January 22 – 2015 – 1:30 PM Westmount Park United Church, Montreal

December 26 – 2014Muleiro’s Jazz Lounge, – MEXICO  – Cancun with Mario Monroy’s Jazz Band
December 11 – 12:30 PM – 2014 • Atwater Library, Montreal Free Christmas Concert: Intimate, Personal, Joyful…
The music includes many well-known holiday songs with a few surprises (by Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen & more). Plus a sing-along to some of the best-loved carols.
December 4 – 2014, 5:30 PM University Club of Montreal
2047 Rue Mansfield, Montreal, QC H3A 1Y7
December 2 -2014 •  Women’s Art Society – motivational speaker /singer for their annual holiday lunch on Tuesday, December 2nd which will take place at the Nouvel Hotel downtown from 12 to 2.30 pm.  Members and friends of members welcome.

October 25 – 2014 • St. Columba’s Concert Series – Montreal, Quebec. Barbara Lewis  in concert following her SOLD OUT concert at the Aeolian Hall in London, Ontario. “Passionate Heart” Featuring songs by Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Sting, Michel Legrand, Edith Piaf and many other great songwriters.
VIDEO – Watch Barbara and her pianist, Doug Balfour in performance!
October 1 – 2014 •  University Club of Montreal
2047 Rue Mansfield, Montreal, QC H3A 1Y7
September 24, 2014 – Performance at “Cocktail at Jewelry Olga”
La Maison Ishi, 2122 Crescent Str.. Montreal – 17:00 – 20:00 pm
August 23, 2014 • 8:00 PM • Aeolian Hall • London, Ontario
795 Dundas St. E., London, ON, N5W 2Z6
phone: (519) 672-7950 • fax: (519) 675-0614 • email: info@aeolianhall.ca
August 20, 2014 • 7:30 PM • St. Mary’s, Ontario
Studio “Boutique” Concert in downtown St. Mary’s
Motus Dance School – 158 Queen St E. 7:30PM

July 10, 2014  Private  Function – Boutique Opening (by invitation)
June 15, 2014 • 4:00 PM Church In the Forest Music Series
3152 Forest Lake Road • Pebble Beach, CA 93953
June 13, 2014 • Private Concert in Carmel, CA
March 1, 2014, 11:00 PM • Nuit Blanche Festival, Montreal • Dièse Onze Jazz Club
4115-A rue St-Denis, Montréal, QC H2W 2M7, Canada
Feb. 14, 2014 • 12 Noon • Montreal General Hospital: Benefit Concert For Rwanda
Presented by Claire Duchesneau (vocals), with Barbara Lewis (vocals) & Chad Linsley – piano, Adrian Vedady – bass / Eric Thibodeau – drums – Livingston Hall (6th Floor) 1650 Cedar Ave, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1A4  (Listen to an excerpt from the Joni Mitchell classic – A Case Of You.)

December 5, 2013 • Atwater Library • Christmas Concert: Intimate, Personal, Joyful…
Barbara will be singing songs from her upcoming CD, titled: “A Peaceful Christmas Eve.” The music includes many well-known holiday songs with a few surprises (by Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen & more). Songs are in English, French, Spanish & Hebrew.
September 24, 2013 • Visual Arts Centre • Montreal, Qc
Songs of Joni Mitchell & Leonard Cohen at an evening of poetry.
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Currently, Barbara gives two dynamite talk suitable for older (50+) audiences:
• “10 Powerful Ways to Come ALIVE After 50!” – NOW, is your best time.
• “Singing After 50” – Never Too Late To Discover Your Voice!
NOTE: These are interactive talks. Barbara leads the audience in singing together, breathing together and more. People who are in wheel chairs or those who cannot stand easily, are very welcome, too. They can participate while seated.

As an example of Barbara’s speaking ability, view the excerpt from an interview below:
“The Power Of the Older Singer!”